Principal Software Engineer Salaries in Washington, DC

Salary estimated from 11 employees, users, and past and present job advertisements on Indeed in the past 36 months. Last updated: July 12, 2018
Average in Washington, DC
$138,187 per year
Meets national average
  • Most Reported
$70,000
$228,000
Salary Distribution

How much does a Principal Software Engineer make in Washington, DC?

The average salary for a Principal Software Engineer is $138,187 per year in Washington, DC, which meets the national average. Salary estimates are based on 11 salaries submitted anonymously to Indeed by Principal Software Engineer employees, users, and collected from past and present job advertisements on Indeed in the past 36 months. The typical tenure for a Principal Software Engineer is 4-6 years.
Principal Software Engineer salaries by company in Washington, DC
CompanyAverage salary
$115,072 per year
$142,303 per year
$145,837 per year
$138,861 per year

Principal Software Engineer job openings

Principal Software Engineer
American Institutes for Research
Washington, DC
Principal Software Engineer
KEYW Corporation
Washington, DC
Principal Software Engineer
American Institutes for Research
Washington, DC
Principal Software Engineer jobs in Washington, DC